Dangerous Heat Wave from the Midwest to East Coast

A large ridge of high pressure extending from the Central to Eastern U.S. will deliver a dangerous summer heat wave through the weekend. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories already cover the Eastern two-thirds of the country. A number of record highs and overnight warm minimum temperatures are likely. Heat indices will surge past 100 degrees and approach the 110s. Heat Safety! Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Junction Regional Airport (KGJT)

Lat: 39.13389°NLon: 108.53861°WElev: 4859ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed E 3 MPH
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 18 Jul 11:20 pm MDT
Extended Forecast for

Fruita CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
Fruita CO
 39.14°N 108.74°W (Elev. 4534 ft)
11:16 pm MDT Jul 18, 2019
11pm MDT Jul 18, 2019-6pm MDT Jul 25, 2019
 
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